Nile River Cruises
MS Sonesta Moon Goddess Review and Specifications
Specifications of MS Sonesta Moon Goddess
|Year built||2000 / Age : 19|
|Class||Nile River hotel ship|
|Ferry route / homeports||Luxor-Aswan|
|Owner||Sonesta Hotels and Resorts|
|Speed||13 kn / 24 kph / 15 mph|
|Length (LOA)||72 m / 236 ft|
|Beam (width)||11.4 m / 37 ft|
|Passengers||53 - 106|
|Decks with cabins||3|
Review of MS Sonesta Moon Goddess
MS Sonesta Moon Goddess is a five-star luxury river cruise ship operating 4- and 6-night itineraries in Egypt, between Luxor and Aswan on River Nile. The vessel was built in Cairo in 2000 by Jose Vanden Bossche, Belgian interior designer. The ship was classified as A-1 river service and awarded the Certificate of Excellence POLSKI. The vessel is owned by "Sonesta Hotels and Resorts" - a subsidiary company of "Sonesta International Hotels Corporation".
All the 49 standard cabins feature sliding glass doors that open to private balconies. There are also 4 Presidential Suites which boast private lounges. All staterooms feature: individual climate control, direct-dial phone, safety deposit box, mini-bar, satellite television, hairdryer. The en-suite bathrooms are equipped with bathtubs. Smoking on the ship is allowed, but only on open deck (outdoor) areas.
A variety of special facilities and services are available on Sonesta Moon Goddess. The list of onboard amenities includes a restaurant, discotheque (night club), bars, live nightly entertainment, room service, gym, jogging track, guided excursions, spacious sun deck with a swimming pool.
MS Sonesta Moon Goddess cruise price inclusions:
- "Meet & Assist" service (upon embarkation / disembarkation), as well as assistance during the stay onboard and also on tours and excursions ashore
- 5-star Accommodation on full board basis
- All transfers by an air-conditioned deluxe vehicle
- All "Nile Cruise" excursions mentioned in the itinerary
- Entrance fees to all sights between Aswan and Luxor
- English-speaking tour guide
- All service charges and taxes.
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